Paperbark or White Birch (Betula papyrifera) A quick growing, light shade, tree reaching 45-70ft tall. Widely adapted to most soil types but does best when good drainage is provided. Performs best in areas with cooler summer temperatures. Not a good street tree, as the honeydew from the aphids can leave cars sticky. Zones 2-8
Compare birch tree types native to the US, including river birch, paper birch and yellow birch. Plus, learn how to plant, care for and use birch trees in your garden. See pictures of some of the most popular birch cultivars.
There is a wide assortment of Birch Tree Varieties that you can grow in your yard. You can even get different types of birch trees with black, & white trunks and leaves that cover the whole color spectrum.